Englewood, FL — Michael Lilly, MD General Surgeon, has been named the 2017 Physician of the Year at Englewood Community Hospital. The annual Physician of the Year winner is selected by the nursing staff at Englewood Community Hospital through an anonymous nomination process. The award was presented to Dr. Lilly at the recent Nursing Year in Review Celebration Event at Plantation Golf and Country Club in Venice, Florida.
"The patients express the compassion and effective communication they receive from Dr. Lilly and the staff acknowledges his high skill level, knowledge, and professionalism. It is an honor to present Dr. Lilly this award," says Valerie PowellStafford, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer at Englewood Community Hospital.
Dr. Lilly is Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery. He attended Medical School at Virginia Commonwealth University. Upon graduation with his medical degree, Dr. Lilly completed his Residency at Keesler Medical Center Air Force Base and Fellowship at St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center. He joined the Englewood Community Hospital Medical Staff in December 2013 and has been a crucial part of the surgical services expansion with robotic technology.
Here are a few quotes from our nursing staff:
"He is not only a very skilled surgeon, but knowledgeable and professional."
"He works well with the staff in the OR and communicates well with patients and family alike."
"I can always go to Dr. Lilly to bounce off ideas and gather input in to our processes here in the OR"
Dr. Lilly supports the hospital mission which includes providing the highest quality and best healthcare as well as creating unforgettable caring moments for patients in our community.